The first table below looks at the demand for the Microsoft Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Developer
Rank 111 79 94
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 3 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.18% 0.80% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.84% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 1
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -2.38%
Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1607 1071 1365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.54% 95.63% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1032 630 1034
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £62,150
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Microsoft Developer
Scotland

Microsoft Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Microsoft Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Microsoft Developer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer across the Edinburgh region.

Microsoft Developer Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Microsoft Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Microsoft Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Microsoft Developer in their job title.

1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (92.86%) ASP.NET
3 12 (85.71%) SQL
3 12 (85.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (71.43%) Finance
4 10 (71.43%) OLAP
4 10 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (71.43%) ETL
5 9 (64.29%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (64.29%) SharePoint
6 8 (57.14%) Relational Database
7 7 (50.00%) VB.NET
8 6 (42.86%) XSLT
8 6 (42.86%) VB
8 6 (42.86%) CSS
8 6 (42.86%) MS Office
8 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (35.71%) jQuery
9 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (35.71%) Dimensional Modelling
9 5 (35.71%) Analytics
9 5 (35.71%) MVC
9 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (35.71%) Dynamics AX
9 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (35.71%) Degree
9 5 (35.71%) MDX

Microsoft Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Microsoft Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Microsoft Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (64.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (14.29%) SAS
3 1 (7.14%) Apache
3 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Office
2 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (85.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (71.43%) OLAP
3 10 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (57.14%) Relational Database
5 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (35.71%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (14.29%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
8 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (92.86%) ASP.NET
3 6 (42.86%) XSLT
3 6 (42.86%) CSS
4 5 (35.71%) jQuery
4 5 (35.71%) MDX
5 1 (7.14%) XHTML
5 1 (7.14%) XML
5 1 (7.14%) XSL
5 1 (7.14%) HTML
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) ETL
2 9 (64.29%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (35.71%) Dimensional Modelling
3 5 (35.71%) Analytics
3 5 (35.71%) MVC
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) CRM
5 1 (7.14%) OOP
5 1 (7.14%) OO
5 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
5 1 (7.14%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (85.71%) SQL
3 7 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 6 (42.86%) VB
5 1 (7.14%) XQuery
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.14%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Business Objects
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle